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Bill Mansfield Speaks Before Medford City Council

Man speaking in audience, pan to dais, Medford City Council chambers, pan across councilmen / closeup of Bill Mansfield speaking / pan across council / back of Mansfield speaking /

The council was scheduled to hear an appeal of the Planning Commission's denial of a variance for the Disco service station sign. Medford Mail Tribune, July 15, 1965, page 1

Next day's followup article didn't mention Disco sign; neither mentions Mansfield. Medford Mail Tribune, July 16, 1965, page 9. See also Medford Mail Tribune, August 6, 1965, page 1.

7-16-1965
Medco Locomotive Retired; Medford Airport B Roll

Log truck parked at lumber mill offloading area, wigwam burner visible / logs dumping into mill pond / Medco railroad diesel engine approaches, pushed by Southern Pacific engine / more logs dumped from truck into pond / log truck trailing wheels lifted onto truck / engineer in locomotive cab, pan to controls / Medco engine pulled away, switched onto track closer to camera, approaches camera / SP engine drives off / "Medford Corporation" painted on Medco building / different engine couples onto Medco engine / / cars parked at portico, Medford Airport terminal / crowd milling about under awning / crowd under awning waiting for luggage / attendant unloads luggage from cart onto ramp / VIPs schmooze / family waiting at gate / Air West jetliner at gate / interior of crowded terminal / shots of full parking lot / terminal from parking lot / jetliner lands / shot of terminal from car speeding down runway / closer shot of same / jetliner landing as four-propeller liner taxis to runway

7-16-1968
Tennis Players; Darlene's Peaches in Phoenix

Pre-teens in shorts with tennis rackets sitting on ground against wall (watching game?) / woman poses by van painted "Darlene's Peaches, 2255 Camp Baker Road," Phoenix / woman backs up tractor wth grader blade, drives past camera and van into orchard / woman picks peaches on ladder, from ground / round sign on standard: "Darlene's Peaches"

7-16-1969
Southern Pacific Railroad Yards, Ashland; Search Operations

Man in hard hat at Ashland railroad yards with picket sign: "I.A.M. #1158 on Strike" / long pan across boxcars and Southern Pacific railroad buildings to depot in distance / closeup of boxcar running gear / closeup  pan of SP engine #3587 / / emergency vehicles on side of dirt road, volunteers in woods / man with portable radio, volunteers walk down road by camera, schmooze

7-17-1967
Forest Fire

Wooded hillside on fire / burned-over scrub-oak forest / burning Ford tractor / smoking oil tanks / pan across smoking woods / burning stumps / more of same

7-17-1967
Ashland Elks Building Fire; Miniature Golf

Pan across exterior of four-story Elks Building, Ashland, pan to roof / view of burned ceiling, pan down to pipes in basement / fire marshal points to fire trail on wall / closeup of ignition source? / fire marshal points to something else / ruined venetian blinds in window / pan across exterior / / children play miniature golf / closeups of kids, parents

7-17-1968
Cheney, Medco Mills; Moon Rocks

Black and white: sign: "Cheney Forest Products, Cheney Studs," wigwam burner and Grange Coop grain elevator in background, Central Point / man painting pole at Cheney mill, pan up to Cheney sign / bulldozer driving across mill yard / young men raking hay between Medco plant and Court Street, various shots, Big Y in background / / Color, faded to red: men sitting around table, point at moon chart / examine rocks / closeups of rocks / photomicrographs of rocks / diamond saw cutting rock / polishing rock sample / examining sample under microscope / photomicrographs / men with moon chart again

7-17-1969
Freeway Litter Cleanup

Young man in tee-shirt picking up trash on freeway median, putting it into burlap bag / longer shot showing other young men doing same, their pickup / stacking bags in back of pickup, pan across bags / young man picking up trash along highway cut, this time wearing gloves, vest and hard hat

See SOHS Film No. 1577 for more footage of litter crew

7-17-1969
Railroad Boxcar Shortage; Bear Creek in Color

Black and white, split screen: Southern Pacific railroad boxcars passing camera, VIPs in front of log deck / shots of individual cars: Southern Pacific, Northern Pacific, ACY / SP engine #3897 passes by

Good color: VIPs including Lyn Newbry walk in weeds to Bear Creek near current Rogue Valley Mall site / trash floating in creek, pan along creek / VIPs schmooze

For black-and-white footage of same event, see SOHS Film 1006 6-23-1967 Bear Creek Discussion; Scuba at Jackson Pool.mpg

7-18-1967
Interiors, Medford City Hall Under Construction; High School Play

Two men and policewoman examine unfinished interior, Medford City Hall / interior shots, pans, unfinished rooms / / high school play dress rehearsal in Restoration/Revolution costume

7-18-1967
Cadets at Medford Airport; Arboretum; Hot Weather B Roll

Teenage Army and Civilian Air Patrol cadets in formation at gate, Medford Airport / they pick up their luggage, mill about, pose for camera / / VIP points to overgrown orchard / VIPs chat and point / VIP amongst trees pointing at another unidentifiable thing / VIPs walk off into distance past weeping willow / / closeup of thermometer registering 92 degrees / U.S. Weather Bureau weather station / interior of coffee shop: waitress chats with young woman eating ice cream cone / young boys play in sprinkler on suburban lawn / boys fan their mother / mom wanders off

7-18-1968
Pepsi Anti-Litter Patrol; Private Plane Crash

Back of pickup with sign: "Pepsi Anti-Litter Patrol, In Cooperation with the Governor's Commission on Youth, A Pepsi Service" / young men with burlap bags picking up trash from shoulder of freeway between Medford and Phoenix, Barneburg Hill and Rogue Valley Manor in background / / upside-down private plane in ditch / ambulances and crowd by side of road, pan to plane in ditch between road and line of railroad boxcars (in White City?) / people pick up wreckage and move to ditch

See SOHS Film No. 1576 for more footage of litter crew

7-18-1969
Medford Crazy Days Sidewalk Sale

People milling about on sidewalk on Sixth between Central and Bartlett, Medford / going thorugh tables of merchandise on sidewalk / crazily dressed store employees inside Miller's (?) / shoppers going through racks of merchandise on sidewalk in front of Miller's, Main and Bartlett / shopping under awning at Robinson's, Main and Front / young women walking on sidewalk beside Penney's on Central / man with back cut out of suit / more shopping scenes

The man in the striped shirt in the first shot is Don Hanlon.

7-18-1969
Houghton and Bauer at Round Table, Bear Creek Footage

Man speaking at lectern / pan across people at banquet tables / different man at lectern / more pans, more speakers / pans, closeups of Bear Creek, Cedar Lodge Motel visible / pan across creekside vegetation

7-19-1965
Florist Convention Luau Banquet, Diamond Lake

Interiors: pans across people wearing leis and Hawaiian shirts at banquet / closeup of food / pan across people waiting in line for food

7-19-1965
Grants Pass Rogue Recovery House

Pan across Victorian house / street number (707) and front door / interior views: living room with resident / bedrooms / dining room / exterior again

7-19-1966
East Medford Construction Site; Launching Toy Rockets

Street sign: Barnett and Murphy Road, Medford / pan across intersection, Roxy Ann in background / empty field, Rogue Valley Hospital in background / slow pan across field, Rogue Valley Manor in background / / Air Force airman holds toy rocket, demonstrates parachute inside / rocket ready to launch / man holds switch, rocket blasts off / more rockets, launching from field off North Phoenix Road / recovered rocket lying on grass

7-19-1967
Timber Auction; Medford Police Cadet

Official filling out paperwork at table, Jackson County Courthouse Auditorium / man displays twenty-dollar bill / pan across audience / official at large gridded blackboard labeled "Sale Name," "Min. Dep.," "Volume," "Total," "App. Price" / more of same / women at table with paperwork / / young man at typewriter filling out fingerprint form / Medford police sergeant discusses form with young man /

7-19-1967
Oregon Shakespeare Festival B Roll

Flag flying from roof of Elizabethan Theater, Ashland, pan down / still photos: full-dress rehearsal, scenes from plays including Falstaff / live action: rehearsal on stage, pan back up to flag

7-19-1968
Interstate 5 Aerial B Roll; Boating B Roll

Good color: Aerial view of I-5 interchange--north of Grants Pass? / road cuts / aerial still photos of I-5 / marina / boat in marina / launching boat / sailboat on lake / boat on trailer / boat cockpit / water skiing / man starts outboard motor / Fold-a-Boat in foreground as boat passes in harbor / family boarding houseboat / view of houseboat under way from another boat

7-2-1968
Trouble on Air West Flight; Illegal Street Racing

Twin-prop Air West F27 airliner N781R landing at Medford Airport, fire engine drives to meet it / shot from moving car over driver's shoulder of runway / taxiing airliner, pan to airport control tower / Medford Police car in foreground, liner in background / / Start/Finish line hand-painted on asphalt (Vilas Road?), pan to vanishing point of road / pan along finish line / shot up street in other direction / pan along street to rough section--Start/Finish line ground away / pan up unpaved section, where line was

Despite appearances, there apparently was no trouble on the Air West flight. See caption, Medford Mail Tribune July 3, 1968, page 8, announcing new Air West schedule using "the new larger size DC9-30 jets," the result of the merger of Air West with West Coast, Pacific and Bonanza air lines.

7-2-1968
Medford Airport Fire Protection B-Roll

Judge sitting at bench, smiling / / meeting: pan across participants / / men sitting in hangar on tables and chairs / looking out hangar door at borate bomber / pan across B-24 bombers / closeup of engine / Forest Service truck door, pan to hangar / men in hangar again / / open door of Medford fire station, downtown Medford / private plane landing at airport / control tower and parking lot, Medford Airport / small plane taking off / closeup of large fire extinguisher on airport tarmac

For more footage of judges and meeting, see SOHS Film No. 1552

7-2-1969
Medford Telephone Company Building Construction

Pan across construction site, Fourth and Central / deep excavation for foundation /

7-20-1966
Howard School Carnival

Sign: "Summer Fun at Howard School" / children playing carnival games: ring toss, cake walk / misspelled sign: "Are You Thrusty?" / getting refreshments /

7-20-1966
Auto Wreck, Highway 99; Medford Sewer Official

Tow truck tows International Travelall station wagon onto highway / other wrecked car by roadside, Hwy. 99 south of Central Point / "Beall Lane" sign, pan down to wrecked car, Ford hardtop / interior of wrecked car / car is towed off, camera holds on stop sign / / closeups of official at desk / he smiles, talks to cameraman / rolled-up plans in background labeled "Airport Sewage Plant" / sign: "Sewer Designed for Chamber of Commerce System"

7-20-1967
Camp White Munitions Lecture; Roadside Fire; VIPs Luncheon

Army sergeant speaks at  table laden with munitions--bomb, artillery shells, mortar shells, bangalore torpedo / audience of police and civilians / policeman examines bazooka rocket, turns arming fuse / / man sprays water on pile of burning railroad ties by side of road (railroad?) / men attack pile with pulaki, shovels while another many sprays burning vegetation / / luncheon scene: officials schmooze / pan across VIPs posing outdoors

7-20-1967
Jacksonville Utility Excitement; Shakespeare Festival Feast of Will

Obscured pan across smoky downtown scene, Fuller Paints sign, Rasmussen's Super Service (201 California Street, Jacksonville) visible: utilty pole on trailer, truck-mounted auger next to smoke or steam billowing from hole in ground by tree / people milling about in front of Jacksonville Lumber Co. / man pounding pipe into hole / / bagpipers, Oregon Shakespeare Festival Feast of Will in Lithia Park, pan across crowd seated at tables / crowd from above / man cooking at huge barbecue / Bob Packwood chatting up someone / VIP with awful combover / younger VIP/politician being charming

7-20-1968
Josephine County Crime Prevention; Crime Stories; Klamath Falls Decoy Manufacturer

 

"Community Services Crime Prevention" van, zoom in on door logo: "Sheriff, Josephine County"  / officer showing and explaining van equipment: doppler radio locator, generator / Grants Pass Police Crime Prevention Unit squad car / / interview with man about chase of criminals with stolen cars and motorcycle / / meeting, silent / / interview with California Highway Patrol officer sitting on hospital bed with bandaged arm good-naturedly discussing his prognosis and what it was like getting shot / / live merganser on lake / "Neumann & Bennetts, Inc., Klamath Falls, Ore." on side of building / stacks, racks and piles of decoys / factory floor / interview with decoy business owner about his oversized decoys / duck on lake / decoy on dock

Shot sheets in M1B Box 3 describe clips 5294-5298 thusly:

5294 grants pass exhibition

5295 cars

5296 vocational teachers

5297 klamath falls duck decoy mfg.

5298 calif-chp officer perkins on how he was wounded

7-20-1978
Rummage Sale, West Sixth Street, Medford

View on sidewalk, Sixth Street, Medford, IOOF building across from Holly Theater / interior of rummage sale: piles of clothes, clothes on racks / shoppers examine goods / sign: "Proceeds to Benefit Winter Dome Fund" (unsuccessful Hawthorne Pool winter dome fundraising)

7-20-66
Otis Jordan Property Auctioned

Policeman on steps of Jackson County Courthouse / pan across bidders

7-20-66
KOGAP Wigwam Burner Control

Man working on greenchain / waste wood carried off on conveyor / pan along conveyor enclosure / sifter sizing and grading wood chips / pans along conveyors carrying sawdust and chips to wigwam burner / pan along blowers and ducts to burner / closeup of thermostat / man in hard hat, quick pan up to smoke billowing out of burner / closeup of burner, man opens access door / view inside burner of burning wood pile / exterior of wigwam burner, pan up to long shot of smoke

7-21-1965
Medford Families Receive Purple Hearts

Closeup of purple heart / speaker in uniform at Santo Armed Forces Reserve Center / pan across audience / hands purple hearts to women / audience stands, mills around, chats

7-21-1966
Shakespeare Festival Rehearsals; Construction Site

Sign: "America's First Elizabethan Theatre" / rehearsals of three plays, Elizabethan stage / actors, director, spectators in seats / pan across theater interior / / officials with plans on mown lawn (golf course?), pan across undeveloped brushy property /

7-21-1967
Army Explosives Demonstration

Army sergeant walks down hillside / closeup of barrier tape with munitions wired to it / closeups of explosives on ground, spectators look on / explosives are detonated

7-21-1967
Shakespeare Festival Feast of Will

Closeup of swan in pond / pan across crowded Feast of Will tables on lawn, Lithia Park / people getting drinks from table set up by van, bagpipers march by / dancers performing with pantomime horse / Elizabethan band / Elizabethan dancers perform

For more 1969 Feast of Will footage see SOHS No. 1580

7-21-1969
Feast of Will; B.P.O.E. Elks Convention

Feast of Will: Bagpipers, girls in kilts, drummers / / color, silent, some good color, most faded to blue instead of red: men in evening jackets, women in gowns file into convention hall (not local) / seated audience, elaborate proscenium / choir sings / closeup of VIP / Boy Scout drummers march past camera / baton twirlers on stage / speakers at Elks lectern, dignitaries on dais

For more 1969 Feast of Will footage see SOHS No. 1579

7-21-1969
Jackson County Zoning Hearing

Pan across audience, Jackson County Courthouse auditorium / man with pointer discusses large maps on easels / pan across audience from dais /

7-23-1965
Meetings; Cowgirls at Medford Airport

Luncheon scene: men's meeting, shots of listeners, speakers / / unidentified governmental meeting: pans across scene, shots of speakers / / teenage girls with name tags in cowboy hats or blazers milling about at Medford Airport

7-23-1968
Medford Motorcycle Accident; Mount Ashland Transmitter Construction

Man walking down street past police car to scene of accident / police bending over man and motorcycle on North Riverside, Snuffy's Office Equipment, 1112 N. Riverside, and Yvonne's Millinery, 1110 N. Riverside, in background / policeman applying pressure to head wound, small first-aid kit open / ambulance arrives / / summer view of Mount Ashland and ski runs / ski lift as seen from mountain top, pan across construction site / men pounding nails, shoveling concrete / view of roofless concrete radio or television transmitter building

For more footage of accident and transmitter building, see SOHS FIlm No. 1583

7-23-1969
Home Economics Dinner; Library Processing Center

Family sitting down to dinner at table in Home Economics kitchen / teenage daughter at table wearing nametag / she washes dishes / / VIP in office / woman at desk and table covered with paperbacks / she labels books / pan across book cases, stacks of books / woman on telephone at desk / woman puts plastic slipcovers on books / pans across office / more of same / sign: "Public Library of Medford & Jackson Co. Processing Center; Hours Mon-Fri 8 a.m.-5 p.m." / exterior view of converted residence

7-23-1969
North Riverside Accident; Transmitter Construction

Policeman holding compress on head wound of young man lying on North Riverside / ambulance with open door / / roofless concrete transmitter building on top of Mount Ashland, pan to rocky summit

For more footage of accident and transmitter building, see SOHS FIlm No. 1581

7-23-1969
Shakespeare Festival's Feast of Will; Meeting; High School Auto Shop

Bright color: sign: "Oregon Shakespeare Theatre" / (Feast of Will) chicken barbecue / bagpipers / Governor Tom McCall / signboard with program, photos / shields on ivy-covered wall of theater, pan to Elizabethan stage / patrons at ticket booth

Black and white: Dignitaries at dais--only nametag legible is "Mr. Forrester" / / mechanic demonstrates auto diagnostic equipment to students / aligning front end of Ford Thunderbird / Thunderbird raised on hydraulic lift

7-24-1967
Pear Crop Progress; Medford Mailman

Old man discusses with secretary at typewriter / closeup of paper: "Pear Estimates by Variety as of July 1, 1968" / lap dissolve to shots of orchard with young pears / tight closeups of young pears on trees / / mailman crosses street on crosswalk at Eighth and Ivy, Library Park in background, stops on sidewalk to pose for camera, federal building in background / mailman sorts fistful of mail while standing on sidewalk, walks toward post office

7-24-1968
Meetings

Man speaking at small table / closeup / / meeting in Jackson County courthouse auditorium / closeup of speaker /

7-24-1969
Falling Mammoth Sugar Pine, Crater Lake Highway

Sign: "Mammoth Sugar Pine" / pan across spectators / pan up dead pine / foresters discuss falling tree / man with chain saw at work / removing wood from notch / pine falls / man poses with tree / man displays rot / spectators walk on tree

7-25-1966
5 Millionth West Coast Airlines Passenger at Medford Airport

"West Coast" on airplane / twin turborop plane / men and stewardess pose at stairway / men shake hands / airport terminal / man boards plane / people waiting at gate / passengers line up, board plane

7-25-1966
Board of Higher Education Meeting at SOC

Pan across building at SOC / sign: "Commons" / interior: pan across audience / dignitaries at dais / more of the same

7-25-1966
Fire at Medford Auto Dealer; Mark Hatfield in Medford; Medford Police Telephoto Machine, Cadets

Men working on Lea Motors building, Eighth and Riverside, Medford / interiors: broken window, burned Rambler cars / ladder to second story / counter, office area / / tight closeup of schmoozing Senator Mark Hatfield / Hatfield talks with Earl Miller, Lyn Newbry at Hawthorne Park / schmoozes with other VIPs / more of same / / telephoto machine, operator, Medford policewoman, secretaries / closeups of mug shots / / two Medford police cadets listening to instructor / closeup of shoulder patches / cadets again

7-25-1967
Medford Parking Tickets; Army Medal Presentation; Interstate 5 Skid Research

Meter maid at parking meter, Eighth and Central, Medford / she places ticket on windshield / man in office going through files / policeman at typewriter discusses with detective / / Army sergeant and colonel in classroom with old man / closeup of old man / sergeant reads / young officer / young civilian man / medal pinned on old man's coat / hands are shaken / / shot through windshield on I-5 of unusual trailer behind pickup / passing car with "Road Test Ahead" sign on roof, passing test vehicle / following test vehicle with "Caution! Skid Research" sign on Blackwell Hill grade /

7-25-1968
Creek Water Temperature; Medford Airport Road Work

Meeting / / young boy takes temperature of rushing creek (Bear Creek?) / scenic shot of creek / closeup of thermometer / boy wades to camera / takes tempertaure with thermometer tied to stick, then on string / / Medford Airport, radar dome in distance / control tower in distance / signs: "Speed Zone Ahead, Speed 45 Miles" / "Do Not Enter," pan to control tower / more of same / airport access roads

7-25-1969

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